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Fort Meade, FL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Fort Meade has an overall crime rate of 10 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fort Meade is 1 in 98. How does Fort Meade fare compared to other communities in Florida of all population sizes? Fort Meade's crime rate is lower than approximately 73% of Florida communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Fort Meade has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Fort Meade is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Fort Meade does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Fort Meade.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Fort Meade occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Fort Meade; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 340. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Fort Meade is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Fort Meade than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 138.

Fort Meade Crime Data

 

Crime Index

57

(100 is safest)


Safer than 57% of U.S. Cities

Fort Meade Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

37

52

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.94

7.25

10.20

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
2.94
3.87
National Median: 4
    Fort Meade
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 340

in Fort Meade

1 in 258

in Florida

Fort Meade VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,100
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
7.25
17.85
National Median: 19
    Fort Meade
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 138

in Fort Meade

1 in 56

in Florida

Fort Meade Property CRIMES

Population: 5,100
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Fort Meade Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
10
45
National Median: 26.9
    Fort Meade
    Florida

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